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Birth of Sequoyah 200th Anniversary Commemorative Tree

U.S. Capitol Grounds 
Commemorative Tree 

Sequoia gigantea 
Giant Sequoia 

planted by 
Cherokee Indian Nation (Ga.) 

Commemorating the 200th Anniversary 
of the Birth of Sequoyah 

May 25, 1966

Full tree details are at aoc.gov/trees/chief-sequoyah.

U.S. Capitol, near Constitution Avenue N.W.
(GPS Coordinates are Approximate)
United States
38° 53' 29.3856" N, 77° 0' 35.604" W